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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' South, Longitude: 17° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.20 meters/second, 1638.7 km/hour, 1018.2 miles/hour or 884.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.6"1018.21 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.24 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.4"24.66 minorth24.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 122° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.07 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth940.06 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.4"755.52 mieast0° 21' 40.4"24.85 misouth756.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeTue 12:02 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
LuenaTue 12:02 PM255 km158 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboTue 12:02 PM279 km173 miles151 nmSouthwest SW
MenongueTue 12:02 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth S
LucapaTue 12:02 PM451 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
UígeTue 12:02 PM484 km300 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaTue 12:02 PM549 km341 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubangoTue 12:02 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
MonguTue 1:02 PM748 km465 miles404 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Tue 1:02 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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